(Gawkwire) – Satcom Direct, provider of satellite voice, fax, datalink and Internet communications solutions, announces its affiliate company, ndtHOST, and its recently opened data center will collaborate to deliver cloud computing options to customers in the business and corporate aviation industry.
ndtHOST, a Florida Space Coast hosting and data management firm, is the newest affiliate company of Satcom Direct and will enable Satcom Direct to further develop its technological offerings. ndtHOST’s new data center is a 25,000 square foot, purpose-built, concrete bunker designed to house and protect critical business IT systems and data. It was built to withstand severe weather and hurricane conditions and features redundant bi-fuel generators, multiple Internet providers, multi-layered physical and network security, and a full-service staff.
Working together, Satcom Direct and ndtHOST will be able to provide services to customers through a direct link to their corporate network, eliminating the need for corporate VPNs and enhancing system performance, reliability and security. Customers will be able to utilize their existing satellite communication systems to access Satcom Direct’s new cloud-based services.
“Our long-term strategy of providing the ‘Ultimate User Experience’ to business aviation is becoming a reality as we evolve technology,” said Jim Jensen, founder and owner of Satcom Direct. “As technology advances, we are constantly striving to make data more secure for aircraft around the world and to help ensure aircraft are compliant with their corporate IT policies. Our relationship with ndtHOST and their data center will help us achieve those goals.”
“The mission of ndtHOST is to help customers reduce their risk of IT outages, data loss and any subsequent negative impact to their business,” said Travis Proctor, co-owner of ndtHost. “We are excited to be working with Satcom Direct to provide reliable, secure data hosting solutions for the aviation industry.”
About Satcom Direct
Satcom Direct is the leading provider of satellite voice and broadband data solutions for flight deck and cabin communications serving business, military, government, and heads of state aircraft. The company is a premier Inmarsat Distribution Partner, Iridium Service Partner, and ViaSat Yonder’s preferred reseller, supporting more than ninety percent of all corporate flight departments worldwide. Satcom Direct continues to advance its services through mobile applications and value adds – from flight deck datalink to cabin communications – making Satcom Direct the leader in aeronautical satcom service. For more information regarding Satcom Direct, visit http://www.satcomdirect.com, e-mail sales(at)satcomdirect(dot)com, or call +1.321.777.3000. To view Satcom Direct’s portable satellite communication equipment and services, including satellite phones and BGAN units, visit http://www.satcomstore.com, e-mail mobileops(at)satcomdirect(dot)com, or call +1.321.777.0771.
An affiliate company of Satcom Direct, ndtHOST is the Space Coast’s leading hosting and data management firm and provides a broad spectrum of computing services, from hosted server environments for mission-critical business functions, to co-location services where customers can lease cabinets, floor space, or even private suites for their own equipment. All ndtHOST customers enjoy enterprise-level services in an affordable, shared-cost model. ndtHOST – your business, your cloud. For more information about how ndtHOST’s full complement of professionals can to support your IT needs, visit http://www.ndthost.com or call 321.752.2727.